Distinguished Professor of Urban Planning & Environmental Policy
Texas Southern University
Dr. Robert D. Bullard is a distinguished professor of urban planning and environmental policy at Texas Southern University. He is often called the “father of environmental justice” for his four decades of research, writing, and policy work. Bullard is an award-winning author of 18 books, including The Wrong Complexion for Protection: How the Government Response to Disaster Endangers African American Communities. In 2018, Global Climate Change Summit named professor Bullard one of 22 Climate Trailblazers. In 2019, Apolitical named him one of the world’s 100 Most Influential People in Climate Policy. He is co-founder of the HBCU Climate Change Consortium.
Thursday, September 12
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM